FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in Fort Worth are investigating a late night hit-and-run accident that killed a 7-year-old boy.
Records show it was around 10:15 p.m. when a person made an emergency call reporting that their “little brother just go run over.”READ MORE: 'My Nerves Are Still Rattled': Passenger Aboard Amtrak Train Talks Crash
Investigators say the boy was with other children and adults at a family event and was in the crosswalk, near the 3600 block of Wichita Street, when a driver hit him and never stopped.
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The little boy, later identified as Nelson Morales, was taken to Cook Children’s Medical Center but died from his injuries.
Police say the driver of the vehicle, described as a silver or gray-colored Toyota SUV, at no time tried to render aid.
So far, police have not released a description of the driver.MORE NEWS: Flash Flooding: Second Body Recovered After Vehicle Swept From Texas Bridge
Anyone with information about the driver is asked to contact Fort Worth police at 817-392-4869.